November 15, 2016

Only 2 days left!

After a strong day of trading on day 1, the final two days of the International Sourcing Expo, Footwear & Leather Show and co located China Clothing Textile & Accessories Expo is set to be packed with activity. Be sure to register for day two of the seminar series, limited seats remain in most sessions whilst…

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November 15, 2016

Today’s the Day!

The International Sourcing Expo Australia kicks off from 10am today at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. Connect with more than 600 apparel, accessories and textile suppliers from Asia and beyond at a dedicated professional platform for international sourcing, learning and networking. Discover new manufacturers from China, India, Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia, Pakistan, Cambodia, Bangladesh, Hong Kong, Taiwan,…

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November 14, 2016

The International Sourcing Expo starts tomorrow!

Doors will be opening tomorrow at 10am at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre Over 600 companies will showcase their apparel, textile, accessory and footwear manufacturing capabilities from 10am at the combined International Sourcing Expo, Footwear & Leather Show and co located China Clothing Textile & Accessories Expo. In addition to the 14+ countries you’ll meet on the…

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November 8, 2016

Show Stage program extended

A new addition at this years International Sourcing Expo is our Show Stage. Taking place on the expo floor and featuring a broad range of industry experts, the Show Stage is designed to offer a more intimate and discussion based forum. The sessions are free for all expo visitors. Join expert presenters as they discuss key topics…

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November 8, 2016

One week til doors open

The International Sourcing Expo is just 1 WEEK AWAY! Registration for the expo allows you access to the co-located China Clothing Textile & Accessories Expo plus the Footwear & Leather Show giving you the opportunity to meet over 600+ manufacturers of apparel, textiles, accessories and footwear all in one place. There is an impressive networking and education…

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October 27, 2016

5 Top Tips for Navigating the International Sourcing Expo

This years International Sourcing Expo is shaping up to be the biggest one yet. Not only are there over 500+ companies across the 3 events there will be international representation from India, China, Bangladesh, Turkey, Taiwan, New Zealand, Mauritius, Pakistan, Hong Kong, Cambodia, Fiji, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Sri Lanka & more expected! It can be a…

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October 20, 2016

CTF Member Spotlight: Stewart & Heaton Clothing Company

Boasting over 25 years experience, Stewart & Heaton Clothing Company are experts in protective apparel and Total Apparel Management (TAM) services to the government and private sector. Not only do S&H provide hundreds of local jobs but also they have maintained strong relationships to various suppliers across the Australian supply chain. For years they have…

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October 20, 2016

CTF Member Spotlight: The Sample Room

The Sample Room offer complete service of pattern making, sample making and specifications right here in Melbourne. Come meet the team of experience and knowledgeable fashion industry experts at the Council of Textile & Fashion stand at this years International Sourcing Expo. Offering their assistance to create, produce and help solve your design development needs,…

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October 20, 2016

CTF Member Spotlight: MTK Australia

For the past 87 years Melbourne Textile Knitting (MTK) Australia have been servicing both the local and international fashion industry. With an assortment of clients from Dion Lee and Cue through to Dies Van Noten and Balanciaga – they are a testament to the capability and quality of the local Australian textile industry. They proudly…

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October 20, 2016

Emerging Designer: Stephanie Henly

Meet emerging designer, Stephanie Henly at this years Sourcing Expo. She will be at the event on the Council of Textile & Fashion stand. Stephanie is a highly talented RMIT student, whose unique style and aesthetic draw heavily upon hand detailing and textile design. Her attention to finer detail and hours of handwork have seen…

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